Wadena Police Department
Assisted fire department at a garage fire at 2:13 p.m. in Deer Creek off Hwy 75.
Assisted with an ambulance run at 10:07 p.m.for a male party that attempted to commit suicide.
Caller reported a very loud neighbor child at 8:56 a.m.. Child would not listen when talked to. Officer advised party to be quieter.
Yellow tags were issued for eight vehicles parked on Bryant Ave and Jefferson Street between 2:37 a.m. and 3:10 a.m.
Reporting party submitted a scam letter mailed to daughter regarding a notice for settlement for credit cards.
Wadena County Sheriff
Caller wanted his mother checked on as she was not answering the phone. Female was fine, but would not answer the phone because of a scammer calling her. Officer called scammer back and told them to stop calling.
Caller stated 16-year-old son punched father. Dispatch spoke with parents and child. All parties were calmed down. Parties separated for the night. Officer followed up to speak with the juvenile male.
Caller states his son has anger issues and needs help but social service would not help because he does not have legal custody of son.
Reporting party called in about a theft from 10 years ago. Wanted to speak to a deputy at 8:06 p.m. Party was told it was a civil matter and that repeated calls to the dispatch was not appropriate.
Party reported a strange vehicle went onto her property. Party confronted the female and told her to leave. She dropped a bottle of pills on her way out. Party handed in the pills to be disposed.